Sewage Spill In Connecticut River Closes Local Beaches To Swimmers, FishingAll beaches in the town of Westport are closed to swimming and fishing. Sherwood Island State Park is also closed.
LI Man Dies After Vehicle Plunges Into Connecticut River, Authorities SayAuthorities found the man, identified as Richard Lamendola, of Syosset, struggling in the river near Bridge Street Bridge.
Westport Testing Out School Bus Cameras To Catch Traffic ViolatorsIf a driver passes the bus while its stop sign is extended and the lights are flashing, the cameras will take photos and video that are then sent to the police for review.
Victim Extricated Vehicle After T-Bone Crash In ConnecticutWestport firefighters were on the scene Wednesday morning after a T-bone crash that left one victim trapped inside a vehicle, officials said.
Police: Woman Arrested For Leaving Infant In Car While Grocery ShoppingThe temperature at the time of the incident was about 84 degrees, officials confirmed.
Police: Protesters Refused To Leave Conn. Temple, Forced School LockdownFour schools were put on lockdown in Westport, Connecticut Tuesday, amid concerns that two men protesting an Israeli Defense Force talk inside a temple might have been carrying a gun.
Metro-North Conductor Shoved By Commuter In Fare DisputeA spokeswoman for Metro-North Railroad says a conductor was shoved by a commuter in a fare dispute, prompting police to clear the train of riders.
Jogger Finds Man's Body In Westport, ConnecticutPolice were investigating after a jogger found a man’s body on the street Saturday morning in Westport, Connecticut.
Westport Police Arrest Man Accused Of Posing As Wedding Guest To Steal Gifts, ChecksPolice have arrested the man accused of stealing wedding gifts and checks from The Inn at Longshore in Westport, Conn., last month.
Police: Woman With Kids In Tow Stole Tip Jar In ConnecticutA woman turned herself in to police this week in Westport, Conn., after allegedly stealing one tip jar, and money form a second one, at a local restaurant with her two small children in tow in December.
Conn. Lawmaker Again Seeks To Ban Plastic BagsState Sen. Ed Meyer (D-Guilford) wants the state to follow in Westport's footsteps and ban plastic bags. More than 400 million plastic bags are used and thrown away each year in Connecticut.
Delays After Downed Wire Disables Metro-North Train For Hours In Conn. Nearly 200 Metro-North passengers were stranded in freezing temperatures when their train lost power Wednesday night.
Metro-North Train Stalled For Hours In Westport, Conn.A Metro-North train became stuck with passengers inside in Westport, Conn. Wednesday night.
Police: UConn Student Arrested For Trying To 'Set The Puppies Free' From Pet StoreA Westport officer spotted Anouk Govil, a University of Connecticut student, allegedly using a rock to try to smash open the front door of a puppy store, according to police. The officer heard a banging sound while on patrol at a strip mall at about 2:40 a.m. Wednesday.
Westport Couple Launches App To Allow Parents To Track School BusAbout 25 million students ride school buses every day. But every so often, something goes wrong.